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Rick Perry presidential campaign, 2012

Rick Perry presidential campaign, 2012

The Rick Perry presidential campaign of 2012 began when Rick Perry, four-term Governor of Texas, announced via a spokesman on August 11, 2011, that he would be running for the 2012 Republican Party nomination for president of the United States.Perry was considered as a potential candidate since as early as the 2008 presidential election, initially denying he was interested in the office but later becoming more open-minded. He formally launched his campaign on August 13, 2011, in Charleston, S...
Anjou

Anjou

Anjou (French pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃ʒu]; Latin: Andegavia) is a former French county (in that it was ruled by a count, from c. 880), duchy (1360), and province. Its capital was the city of Angers in the lower Loire Valley. The territory has no very clear geographical borders but instead owes its territory and prominence to the fortunes of its various rulers.Henry "Curtmantle", count of Anjou, inherited the kingdom of England on October 25, 1154, becoming Henry II. The resulting Angevin...
Real Husbands of Hollywood

Real Husbands of Hollywood

Real Husbands of Hollywood (abbreviated RHOH) is an American reality television parody on BET which debuted on January 15, 2013.The series was created by comedian Kevin Hart, and follows the daily lives of him and other married celebrities, each playing a fictionalized version of themselves, as they venture through their surreal life in Hollywood. Members of the initial cast include: Boris Kodjoe, Nelly, Duane Martin, J.B. Smoove, Nick Cannon, Oliver (Hart's assistant, played by James Davis),...
2000 Citrix Tennis Championships – Singles

2000 Citrix Tennis Championships – Singles

Stefan Koubek defeated Álex Calatrava 6–1, 4–6, 6–4 to win the 2000 Delray Beach International Tennis Championships.
2014 LPGA Tour

2014 LPGA Tour

The 2014 LPGA Tour was a series of weekly golf tournaments for elite female golfers from around the world. The Tour began at Ocean Club Golf Course on Paradise Island in The Bahamas on January 23 and ended on November 23 at Grand Cypress Golf Club in Orlando, Florida. The tournaments were sanctioned by the United States-based Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA).The most significant addition to the Tour in 2014 was a new team event, the International Crown. To be held each even-numbere...
List of Noir episodes

List of Noir episodes

The anime series Noir was directed by Koichi Mashimo, written by Ryoe Tsukimura, and produced by Bee Train. It follows two young female assassins who embark on a journey to seek answers about their past. While at first they seem to be only vaguely connected to each other, developments throughout the episodes indicate that their lives have been intertwined since childhood.
Dorothea of Brandenburg

Dorothea of Brandenburg

Dorothea of Brandenburg (1430/1431 – 10 November 1495) was the wife of Christopher of Bavaria and Christian I of Denmark. She was Queen of Denmark (1445–1448 and 1449–1481), Norway (1445–1448 and 1450–1481), and Sweden (1447–1448 and 1457–1464) two times each. She also served as regent in Denmark during the absences of her spouse.Dorothea was born in 1430 or 1431 to John, Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach, and Barbara of Saxe-Wittenberg (1405–1465). She had two sisters: Barbara (1423–1481), wh...
Gulbarga

Gulbarga

Gulbarga (officially Kalaburagi) is a city in the Indian state of Karnataka, India. It is the administrative headquarters of the Gulbarga District and a major city of the North Karnataka region. Gulbarga is 623 km north of the state capital of Bangalore and 220 km from Hyderabad. Although previously part of Hyderabad State, it was incorporated into a newly formed Mysore State (now known as Karnataka) through the States Reorganisation Act in 1956.Gulbarga is famous for toordal Pigeo...
Harare

Harare

Harare (/həˈrɑːreɪ/; officially called Salisbury until 1982) is the capital and most populous city of Zimbabwe. Situated in the north-east of the country in the heart of historic Mashonaland, the city has an estimated population of 1,606,000 (2009), with 2,800,000 in its metropolitan area (2006). Administratively, Harare is a metropolitan province, which also incorporates Chitungwiza town and Epworth. It is situated at an elevation of 1,483 metres (4,865 feet) and its climate falls into ...
Normie Rowe

Normie Rowe

Norman John "Normie" Rowe AM (born 1 February 1947) is an Australian singer of pop music in the 1960s, and an actor of theatre and soap opera for which he remains best known as Doug Morrell in 1980's serial (in Sons and Daughters). As a singer he was credited for his bright and edgy tenor voice and dynamic stage presence. Many of Rowe's most successful recordings were produced by Nat Kipner and later by Pat Aulton, house producers for the Sunshine Records label. Backed by his band, The Playbo...
Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse

Coordinates: 47°22′11″N 8°32′22″E / 47.369602°N 8.539449°E / 47.369602; 8.539449Credit Suisse Group is a Swiss multinational financial services holding company, headquartered in Zürich, that operates the Credit Suisse Bank and other financial services investments. The company is organized as a stock corporation with four divisions: Investment Banking, Private Banking, Asset Management, and a Shared Services Group that provides marketing and support to the other three divisions.Credit Suiss...
Barrmill, North Ayrshire

Barrmill, North Ayrshire

Coordinates: 55°43′44″N 4°36′04″W / 55.729°N 4.601°W / 55.729; -4.601Barrmill is a small village in North Ayrshire, Scotland about a mile and a half a mile east of Beith on the road to Burnhouse and Lugton. Locally it is known as the Barr.General Roy's survey of 1747 - 55 shows only the farm of High Barr. A village grew up here due to the employment provided by the several limestone quarries that were present at one time, the Dockra Ironstone pit that was located near the railway line down...

18th Annual Anugerah Musik Indonesia

The 18th Annual Anugerah Musik Indonesia will be held on September 22, 2015, at the Ecovention, Ancol, North Jakarta. The show was broadcast live by RCTI at 21.30 p.m.The show was cooperation with Anugerah Musik Indonesia Foundation and RCTI. The theme of this year's show named Stop Pembajakan!, a line of musicians, singers, and composers have been as nominees for each category. No view of senior or junior, they will compete to receive the award. This year, given the 53 categories for the Ind...

Witt group

In mathematics, a Witt group of a field, named after Ernst Witt, is an abelian group whose elements are represented by symmetric bilinear forms over the field.Fix a field k of characteristic not two. All vector spaces will be assumed to be finite-dimensional. We say that two spaces equipped with symmetric bilinear forms are equivalent if one can be obtained from the other by adding a metabolic quadratic space, that is, zero or more copies of a hyperbolic plane, the non-degenerate two-dimensio...
Guided missiles of India

Guided missiles of India

The use of rockets in India , for warfare, dates back to the 18th century. These rockets (also known as Mysorean rockets) were the first iron-cased rockets that were successfully deployed for military use. The British reverse-engineered these and introduced the technology to Europe (see Congreve rocket). When India became a British colony, scientific R&D in India was restricted and military science in India naturally lagged.Research in missile technology resumed again in the late 1950s un...
Jacques Maritain

Jacques Maritain

Jacques Maritain (18 November 1882 – 28 April 1973) was a French Catholic philosopher. Raised as a Protestant, he became an agnostic before converting to Catholicism in 1906. An author of more than 60 books, he helped to revive St. Thomas Aquinas for modern times, and was influential in the development and drafting of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Pope Paul VI presented his "Message to Men of Thought and of Science" at the close of Vatican II to Maritain, his long-time frien...
U.S. Route 1 in New York

U.S. Route 1 in New York

U.S. Route 1 (US 1) is a part of the U.S. Highway System that runs from Key West, Florida, to the Canada–United States border at Fort Kent, Maine. In the U.S. state of New York, US 1 extends 21.69 miles (34.91 km) from the George Washington Bridge in Manhattan to the Connecticut state line at Port Chester. It closely parallels Interstate 95 (I-95) for much of its course, and does not serve as a major trunk route within the state. It does not overlap with any other roa...

Symphony No. 13 (Shostakovich)

The Symphony No. 13 in B-flat minor (Op. 113, subtitled Babi Yar) by Dmitri Shostakovich was completed on July 20, 1962 and first performed in Moscow on 18 December 1962 by the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra and the basses of the Republican State and Gnessin Institute Choirs, under Kirill Kondrashin (after Yevgeny Mravinsky refused to conduct the work). The soloist was Vitali Gromadsky. This work has been variously called a song cycle and a choral symphony since the composer included settings ...
Matilda of Tuscany

Matilda of Tuscany

Matilda of Tuscany (Italian: Matilde di Canossa, Latin: Matilda, Mathilda; 1046 – 24 July 1115), was a powerful feudal ruler in northern Italy and the chief Italian supporter of Pope Gregory VII during the Investiture Controversy; in addition, she was one of the few medieval women to be remembered for her military accomplishments, thanks to which she was able to dominate all the territories north of the Church States.In 1076 she came into possession of a vast territory that included present-d...
Sharon Cuneta

Sharon Cuneta

Sharon Gamboa Cuneta-Pangilinan (born January 6, 1966) is a Filipino singer, actress and TV host.She has starred in 53 films, 10 television shows, recorded 40 albums and worked as a celebrity endorser for many products.On November 22, 2011, Cuneta moved to TV5 with a PHP 1 billion (US$21 million) contract with the network. She parted ways with ABS-CBN, her home network of 24 years, on a cordial note. Her daily afternoon talk show Sharon: Kasama Mo, Kapatid premiered on May 14, 2012, and has b...
JK Sillamäe Kalev

JK Sillamäe Kalev

JK Sillamäe Kalev is a professional football club, based in Sillamäe, Estonia.Founded in 1957, Sillamäe Kalev was one of the founding members of the Meistriliiga.Sillamäe Kalev was founded in 1957 and competed in the Estonian SSR Football Championship. In 1992, the club became one of the founding members of the Meistriliiga. Sillamäe Kalev was relegated after the 1993–94 season.In 2008, the club returned to the Meistriliiga after a lengthy spell in lower divisions. Sillamäe Kalev finished the...
2008 BMW Open – Singles

2008 BMW Open – Singles

Philipp Kohlschreiber was the defending champion, but was forced to withdrew due to illness.Fernando González won in the final 7–6, 6–7, 6–3, against Simone Bolelli.
Sea Patrol (season 2)

Sea Patrol (season 2)

The second season of the Australian drama Sea Patrol premiered on the Nine Network on 31 March 2008 and aired on Monday nights at 8:30 PM. The thirteen-episode season ended on 23 June 2008.The season introduced a new patrol boat, following the decommissioning of the original, Fremantle class boat in the final scenes of season one. The new HMAS Hammersley (hull number 82) was of the Armidale class, reflecting the real-life changeover in the Australian fleet. The second season also featured the...
Axis: Bold as Love

Axis: Bold as Love

Axis: Bold as Love is the second studio album by English-American rock band the Jimi Hendrix Experience. It was recorded to fulfill the Experience's contract, which stated that they must produce two records in 1967.Axis: Bold as Love was first released in the United Kingdom by Track Records in December 1967, as the follow-up to the band's successful debut Are You Experienced, which had been released months earlier in May. It was not sold in the United States until 1968 because of the record c...
Princess Antonia, Duchess of Wellington

Princess Antonia, Duchess of Wellington

Princess Antonia, Duchess of Wellington, Duchess of Ciudad Rodrigo, Princess of Waterloo, OBE (born 28 April 1955), is a great-granddaughter of Wilhelm II, German Emperor and the wife of the current Duke of Wellington.HRH Prince Christian-SigismundHRH Princess Christian-SigismundHRH Princess Marie CécileHRH Princess ChristaHRH The Princess of Löwenstein-Wertheim-RosenbergHRH Prince Frederick NicholasHRH Princess Frederick NicholasHRH Prince AndrewHRH Princess AndrewHRH Prince RupertHRH Prince...
2006 Open 13 – Singles

2006 Open 13 – Singles

Arnaud Clément defeated Mario Ančić 7–5, 6–4 to win the 2006 Open 13 singles competition. Joachim Johansson was the champion but did not defend his title.
Sport in Japan

Sport in Japan

Sports in Japan are a significant part of Japanese culture. Both traditional sports such as sumo and martial arts, and Western imports like baseball and association football, are popular with both participants and spectators.Sumo wrestling is considered Japan's national sport. Baseball was introduced to the country by visiting Americans in the 19th century. The Nippon Professional Baseball league is Japan's largest professional sports competition in terms of television ratings and spectators....
List of wars involving South Africa

List of wars involving South Africa

This is a list of wars involving South Africa. since the foundation of the Union of South Africa on 31 May 1910. Russian Empire Italy United States Serbia Japan Belgium Greece Romania Portugal Brazil Siam Hejaz China France Poland Yugoslavia Greece Denmark Norway Netherlands Belgium Luxembourg Czechoslovakia Ethiopia Brazil Mexico Colombia Cuba Philippines Mongolia

Lady Mary Whitley

Children   Mary of Teck   Adolphus, Marquess of Cambridge   Prince Francis of Teck   Alexander, Earl of AthloneChildren   George, Marquess of Cambridge   Mary Somerset, Duchess of Beaufort   Lady Helena Gibbs   Lord Frederick CambridgeGrandchildren   Lady Mary WhitleyChildren   Lady May Abel Smith   Rupert, Viscount Trematon ...
Monster (R.E.M. album)

Monster (R.E.M. album)

Monster is the ninth studio album by the American alternative rock band R.E.M., released in September 1994 on Warner Bros. Records. Co-produced by the band and Scott Litt and recorded in four different recording studios, Monster was an intentional stylistic shift from the group's preceding albums, Out of Time (1991) and Automatic for the People (1992), consisting of loud, distorted guitar tones and simple song arrangements. Singer Michael Stipe's lyrics on the album dealt with the nature of c...
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